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Great Teachers And Great Effort: Two Keys To A Great Education


by Lowell Milken - 2008

I was eight years old in 1957 and growing up in Los Angeles when the Soviet Union launched its Sputnik satellite into outer space. Even as young children, we had a sense that we had entered a new era, one in which the strength of the United States and our democratic way of life could no longer be assured.


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This article originally appeared as NSSE Yearbook Vol 107, No. 2.


Cite This Article as: Teachers College Record Volume 110 Number 14, 2008, p. 107-109
https://www.tcrecord.org ID Number: 22848, Date Accessed: 7/22/2019 8:59:15 PM

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  • Lowell Milken
    Milken Family Foundation
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    Lowell Milken is the chairman of the Milken Family Foundation, which sponsors the Milken Educator Awards and the Teacher Advancement Program, a comprehensive school reform model that is in 180 schools, involving more than 5,000 teachers and serving more than 60,000 students. This essay was written expressly for publication in this volume.
 
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